16 December 2014
9 December 2014
“For more than 15 years, the Worldwide Hospitality Awards, organised by MKG Group, have offered the international hotel industry an event to showcase their most original initiatives and their most successful innovations”.
The 15th awards ceremony took place on Monday 17 November in the Opera Ballroom at the Intercontinental Paris Le Grand Hotel, gathering together more than 1000 people. Artelia Hospitality was a partner to the MKG Group, and in this capacity Benoît Clocheret presented two awards in the Best Hotel Innovation category: “Individual Initiative” & “Deployed Concept”.
8 December 2014
One year before the major international climate conference to be held in Paris in December 2015, Artelia’s climate and energy unit has been appointed by the Association of French Regions (ARF) to draw up a “Positive Climate Agenda” grouping together the best practices deployed by France’s 27 regional authorities. The objective is to develop the renewable energy sectors, help the regions adapt to climate change, train professions in new business lines, promote sustainable forms of mobility, mobilise civil society, and set up new financial mechanisms.
Two international meetings of local authorities and private players will take place in France in 2015:
- The “Med-Cop” Mediterranean climate conference will take place in Marseille in May, bringing together local elected officials, businesses and civil society playersfrom around the Mediterranean, a region highly exposed to climate change.
- A world climate and regional development conferencewill be heldin Lyon in early July, involving nearly all the major networks of local authorities as well as NGOs and business representatives.
30 November 2014
VIVAPOLIS stand, Hall 4 – Aisle M, Stand no. 218.
6 October 2014
18 August 2014
CALL FOR PROJECTS | Implementation of innovative renewable energy and energy efficiency solutions in Indonesia
Artelia is assisting the French Development Agency (AFD) in an assignment to promote investments in the field of energy efficiency and renewable energy in Indonesia.
AFD together with the UK Department for International Development (DFID) established in May 2011 a unique partnership to promote low-carbon investments in this country. AFD is about to launch within this framework a Call for Projects to support the development of projects aiming at implementing innovative renewable energy and energy efficiency solutions in Indonesia.
An information seminaron this Call for Projects will be organized at the JW Marriott in Jakarta on Wednesday 3rd of September 2014.
Information on the Call for Projects, as well as the agenda and the registration form to the seminar are available via the Programme Website*:
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24 July 2014
Artelia is currently finalising an important capital operation aiming to reinforce its independence and boost its development. This operation, which ensures that internal shareholding will remain above 95%, comprises three essential components:
- More than 30% of the capital will be transferred to senior executives and managers,
- The employee shareholding plan (FCPE Artelia) will increase its stake in the company’s capital, taking it above 10% for the first time,
- CM–CIC Capital Finance will become a shareholder.
26 June 2014
‘Santiago Des3aDo’, a project to create a 3D Sustainable City Simulator, has been officially launched following the successful kick-off seminar held in Santiago de Chile from 14 to 23 May 2014. This was the opportunity for representatives from the consortium consisting of five French companies (Artelia, Véolia, AS.Architecture-Studio, Arte Charpentier Architectes and Siradel) to begin building genuine collaboration with local players for the sustainable urban redevelopment of the Chilean capital’s city centre.
12 June 2014
10 June 2014
CLI, a subsidiary of the Artelia group, will be attending ICCE 2014 in Seoul, Korea,
at stand n° 8.
Artelia will be making 5 presentations:
- Shoaiba II Power Plant hydraulic studies
- On the Reliance on Modelled Wave Data in the Arabian Gulf for Coastal and Port Engineering Design
- Interest of wave system decomposition and atmospheric fields for sea state analysis: a case study
- Assessment of an offshore disposal site in the Loire estuary through field monitoring and 3D numerical modeling
- Single-layer breakwater armouring: feedback on the ACCROPODE™ technology from site experience
For further information: ICCE2014
27 May 2014
DPG Plan Artelia and Pharmako signed an important Cooperation Agreement in order to jointly meet the large and growing demand of life science projects in Brazil.
The companies will thus be able to provide a global service offering of specialized engineering activities, innovative processes and high technology for industrial infrastructure and R&D projects in the fields of pharmaceuticals, veterinary science, cosmetics, biotechnology and aerospace. A French process engineering expert is joining the team of highly qualified professionals in Brazil to lead an entity dedicated to life sciences and clean room technology.
DPG PLAN ARTELIA is a full service engineering and project management consultancy, based in São Paulo with a branch office in Rio de Janeiro, specialized in the fields of building construction and industrial facilities, including life sciences, water infrastructure and the environment. DPG PLAN ARTELIA is the Brazilian subsidiary of ARTELIA.
PHARMAKO (www.phk.com.fr)is a full service engineering and project management consultancy, based in São Paulo. It is specialized in the life science field and in projects for all sectors which are regulated by health authorities such as ANVISA (National Health Surveillance Agency) and MAPA (Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Food Supply), including pharmaceuticals, veterinary science, cosmetics, food and beverage, and hygiene and cleaning products. With 12 years in the market, the company now also operates in the chemicals and textile industries.
21 May 2014
The Westing project in Limonest, outside Lyon, designed by Artelia subsidiary Setrhi Setae for Icade Promotion, has been awarded the 2014 Silver Pyramid for business premises by the Lyon region property developers’ federation.
The jury praised the building’s architectural design, conceived by Yannick Mornet, as well as the general design of the project. The building, which is to house Setrhi Setae’s future head office and the offices of Arcoba, another group subsidiary, will be an outstanding vector for promoting Artelia’s know-how.
Copyright Yannick Mornet
14 May 2014
Artelia mobilised to organise its second Safety Week from 17 to 21 March, this year’s slogan being “I act for Health & Safety”.
The week enabled nearly 1500 employees and 300 partners to reflect on the various themes proposed. Over 100 events took place at all the group and project sites worldwide.
There were many highlights, such as a presentation by a chief fire officer and numerous workshops on the theme of workstation ergonomics by a partner consultant.
Several ideas emerged from these various events. They will be brought together in a coherent, strategic action plan for the group that will be closely monitored by general management and the operational managers. The main aim of this plan is to improve our procedures, best practices and resources in order to make health and safety even more a part of our corporate safety culture.
Meanwhile, we are already getting ready for Artelia’s third Safety Week. See you in 2015!
12 May 2014
27 March 2014
As social networks crucify the captain of the Costa Concordia, questions must be asked about the management of navigational safety on board large ships. It may be assumed that systems tend to migrate towards states of higher risk, especially under the effect of the crew’s complacency induced by the illusion of mastering the unexpected, thus leading to a situation of unrecognised high risk. Should we then have to look at something like the "bridge team workplace" on large ships? Artelia’s answer is quite definitely YES.
... Port Revel was building the “VOYAGER”
This new model of a large podded cruise ship over 1000 feet (300 m) long transporting over 5000 people will enable masters and officers to train in shiphandling under various emergency conditions that are unlikely but always possible.
26 February 2014
Artelia’s 2nd Safety Week will take place from 17 to 21 March 2014.
The main objective of the group’s Safety Week is to encourage all managers to strengthen their commitment in relation to safety and all employees to integrate safety into their daily lives, for themselves and for those around them, whether in a professional or personal context, starting with the construction companies working on the sites where Artelia operates around the world.
We would like to encourage our teams to "take the time to understand how our actions and behaviour can affect the safety of others". This event is part of Artelia’s commitment to develop the group’s safety culture in order to reach its “Go for Zero” objective.
Various initiatives, including information, workshop and discussion sessions, are being launched at all Artelia sites worldwide.
I act for Health & Safety is this year’s leitmotiv. Thanks to the efforts of all we can achieve our “Go for Zero” objective!
10 February 2014
The French Ministry of Foreign Trade has chosen the consortium headed jointly by Artelia (lead partner) and Veolia Environnement to build a sustainable city simulator. This facility will be applied to a concrete case of urban development in the city of Santiago (Chile) and will incorporate urban planning solutions, services, products and technologies based on French know-how in the field of sustainable cities.
The project is part of a strategy to promote the French “better urban living” sector as expressed in the Vivapolis initiative launched by the government a few months ago.
8 January 2014
Benoît Clocheret has been appointed CEO of the Artelia Group as of 1 January 2014.
A graduate of France's Ecole Polytechnique, Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées and Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris, Benoît Clocheret, 44, has spent his entire career to date in the Suez Environnement group. He became Chairman and CEO of the group's engineering subsidiary Safege in 2010 after occupying various managerial positions in France and the United States for Suez Environnement.
As CEO of Artelia, Benoît Clocheret will oversee all of the Group's operational and support service activities. According to Alain Bentéjac and Jacques Gaillard, joint Presidents of Artelia, "The appointment of Benoît Clocheret represents a major step in the construction of Artelia. His experience in the engineering sector and knowledge of the international market will contribute to reinforce the Group's unity and performance, and give it the means to continue developing in France as well as worldwide".
Since its creation in March 2010 through a merger between consulting engineers Coteba and Sogreah, Artelia has indeed strengthened its position as a leading European consultancy specialising in the building, infrastructure, water and environment sectors. The Artelia group has enjoyed sustained profitability and growth of more than 20% over the past three years, which it ambitions to strengthen and accelerate in the years ahead.
6 January 2014
In December 2013 the Artelia group acquired Quadric, a company based near Lyon, specialising in the field of civil engineering structures (bridges, viaducts, etc.).
After acquiring the SECOA design office last September, Artelia, a leading construction engineering group on French and international markets, is thus continuing to consolidate its range of infrastructure engineering services in particular to motorway companies, the French national railway company (SNCF), public transportation authorities and public-sector project owners (the French State, regional councils and urban area authorities).
This merger hence bolsters Artelia’s activities in the field of transportation-related civil engineering structures (roads and railways) by adding further expertise in the assessment, maintenance and repairing of bridges, viaducts and tunnels.
Artelia is now one of France’s leading specialists in civil engineering structures.